BET Awards Draws 4.3 Million Viewers

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Jamie Foxx gave a speech about XXXTentacion's recent death.

"The film is about our experiences being African Americas and also captures the experiences of being African", Coogler said.

"If you can't go, teach your children about Patrice Lumumba, Jomo Kenyatta and all the fantastic Africans we're attached to", he expressed. Although we can appreciate that she embraced a more demure style choice, it's too bad she wore this flawless dress during the wrong season.

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When Amber Rose is invited to a major event, you never know which direction her look will take.

The BET Awards normally hands its Humanitarian Award to one person, but six individuals received the honor Sunday.

The evening included performances by Janelle Monae, Nicki Minaj and Migos.

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Miguel performed "Come Through and Chill" and "Skywalker".


Cardi B, who is pregnant and will not attend the show, is nominated twice for the top prize - video of the year - with the songs "Bodak Yellow" and "Finesse Remix" with Bruno Mars. Others nominees are Kendrick Lamar's "Humble" and DJ Khaled's "Wild Thoughts".

His obsession, though, led to a rather cringe-worthy moment during the awards show, in which he invited the multi-hyphenate Donald Glover onstage and essentially pressured him into an impromptu performance of the track.

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The BET Awards, established in 2001 by the Black Entertainment Television network, celebrates African Americans and other American minorities in music, acting, sports, and other fields of entertainment over the past year.